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Honda crv transmission?

Hi. Honda CRV automatic 4 WD, 30K mi. 2005. 2 symptoms. 1) After slowing to, say 1 to 3 mph, if I turn and keep that speed or accelerate slowly, there is a slight chugging motion. If I am moving straight at that 1to 3 mph speed sometimes it is smooth and sometimes there is a lighter chugging motion. If I accelerate slowly or normally at that speed and go straight there is no chugging. Could it be the idle?
Symptom 2) Sometimes when I put the transmission into drive from the park position, there is the slight sound that sounds like a shovel when you stick it in snow, only a little louder. Idea?
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  • Anonymous Jan 31, 2009

    the very car I am about to buy and did some research , seems there are some problems with the transmission on the 2005 crv honda, my last car was a 2000 and it had problems with burnt valves due to a defeat with the medal used. no recall ,, this can be taken car of by doing a your up keep .
    do your homework, know what to expect and be prepared.

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2009

    I had the same problem with my 2005 CR-V. Found out the gear grease in the rear Dif. needed replaced. That took care of the problem.

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    2005 honda crv ex with a manual transmission. the engine speed will only go to about 2800 revolutions per minute in any gear and will not go any higher. the vehicle and engine will lose speed until the rpms get to about 2500 and then it will accelerate back up to around 2800 and do the same thing over again. this will go on until the engine is shut off and is started again. the symptoms then go away until after the next cold engine start.



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If your trans fluid is full it may be an internal problem in the gearbox even in the converter its hard to diagnose without seeing the car but i can sure try to help if you can add any other noises or symptoms i will see if i can help you pinpoint the problem

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    i think this gets sent to your email?


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I have a Honda CRV 2005.58000 miles When I put the lever in drive position and accelerated it takes a while to move, also when I was running out of change and goes blank trasmission.Undo edits

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The rear differential fluid has to be replaced.

It has to be Honda Dual Pump Fluid -- DO NO USE Automatic Transmission Fluid.


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